Dermatology

Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases. Dermatologists take care of diseases and cancers of the skin, scalp, hair, and nails.
What is Dermatology?

Dermatology involves the study, research, diagnosis, and management of any health conditions that may affect the skin, fat hair, nails, and membranes. A dermatologist is the health professional who specializes in this area of healthcare.

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Recovered COVID-19 patients report hair loss months after infection

Recovered COVID-19 patients report hair loss months after infection

Enzyme could play key role in treating cancer, autoimmune diseases in the airway

Enzyme could play key role in treating cancer, autoimmune diseases in the airway

Scientists develop new models to study molecular characteristics of lung and pancreatic cancers

Scientists develop new models to study molecular characteristics of lung and pancreatic cancers

Study examines glucocorticoid tapering in rheumatoid arthritis

Study examines glucocorticoid tapering in rheumatoid arthritis

Experts caution against routine use of current GEP tests for melanoma patients

Experts caution against routine use of current GEP tests for melanoma patients

Study shows promise of a major breakthrough in healing chronic diabetic ulcers

Study shows promise of a major breakthrough in healing chronic diabetic ulcers

NIDA funding allows Temple scientists to continue critical substance abuse research

NIDA funding allows Temple scientists to continue critical substance abuse research

A new sign of COVID-19: a rash in the mouth

A new sign of COVID-19: a rash in the mouth

Nitric oxide treatment can be pivotal in the fight against COVID-19

Nitric oxide treatment can be pivotal in the fight against COVID-19

Newly identified gene biomarker can distinguish atopic dermatitis and psoriasis with excellent accuracy

Newly identified gene biomarker can distinguish atopic dermatitis and psoriasis with excellent accuracy

Study may lead to new diagnostic and treatment strategies for fighting bone cancer

Study may lead to new diagnostic and treatment strategies for fighting bone cancer

American beautyberry leaf extract boosts antibiotic's activity against 'superbug'

American beautyberry leaf extract boosts antibiotic's activity against 'superbug'

Viral load peaks in early stages of COVID-19 disease, shows study

Viral load peaks in early stages of COVID-19 disease, shows study

Silver strands and graying hair are not signs of aging in chimpanzees

Silver strands and graying hair are not signs of aging in chimpanzees

Newly identified gene variants in Black Americans could lead to precision prostate cancer therapies

Newly identified gene variants in Black Americans could lead to precision prostate cancer therapies

Researchers develop bioprinted skin model of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

Researchers develop bioprinted skin model of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

National Psoriasis Foundation announces $3.28 million in research grants and fellowships

National Psoriasis Foundation announces $3.28 million in research grants and fellowships

Study reveals key role of a protein in regulating scar tissue growth after heart attacks

Study reveals key role of a protein in regulating scar tissue growth after heart attacks

New study supports a causal relation of SARS-CoV-2 with COVID toes

New study supports a causal relation of SARS-CoV-2 with COVID toes

Clinical-grade wearables provide continuous on-body sensing for COVID-19

Clinical-grade wearables provide continuous on-body sensing for COVID-19